The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for PostgreSQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PostgreSQL over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

PostgreSQL (Postgres)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 58 60
Rank change year-on-year +13 +2  
Contract jobs citing PostgreSQL 9 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.67% 0.32% 0.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.71% 1.83% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Median daily rate £510 £368 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.77% -2.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £362 £372
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £374 £386
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £380
% change year-on-year - +11.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.88 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -36.76% +6.25%  

PostgreSQL is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 84 109 97
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 15.58% 17.44% 14.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 73 62
Median daily rate £413 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 £19.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +123.68% -9.52%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.62 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +6.52% -  

PostgreSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing PostgreSQL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for PostgreSQL in Cambridgeshire

PostgreSQL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PostgreSQL in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for PostgreSQL in Cambridgeshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PostgreSQL in Cambridgeshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PostgreSQL in Cambridgeshire

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Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PostgreSQL within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +17 8 £510 +38.77% 3
Peterborough - 1 - -
PostgreSQL
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PostgreSQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for PostgreSQL.

1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (56.52%) SQL
3 12 (52.17%) MongoDB
4 11 (47.83%) Git (software)
4 11 (47.83%) Java
5 10 (43.48%) Python
5 10 (43.48%) MVC
5 10 (43.48%) Scala
5 10 (43.48%) NoSQL
6 9 (39.13%) Open Source
7 8 (34.78%) jQuery
7 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
7 8 (34.78%) HTML
7 8 (34.78%) JSON
7 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
8 6 (26.09%) JUnit
8 6 (26.09%) XML
8 6 (26.09%) Linux
8 6 (26.09%) TDD
8 6 (26.09%) Spring
8 6 (26.09%) Hibernate
8 6 (26.09%) REST
8 6 (26.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (26.09%) JPA
8 6 (26.09%) Mockito
8 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (26.09%) Domain-Driven Design
8 6 (26.09%) Mercurial
9 5 (21.74%) Groovy
9 5 (21.74%) Hadoop

PostgreSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (21.74%) Apache
1 5 (21.74%) Apache Spark
2 4 (17.39%) Apache Pig
3 3 (13.04%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (4.35%) Drupal
4 1 (4.35%) OpenStack
4 1 (4.35%) Predix
4 1 (4.35%) SAS
4 1 (4.35%) SilverStripe
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (4.35%) SAP MDG
2 1 (4.35%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) MongoDB
2 10 (43.48%) NoSQL
3 5 (21.74%) Apache Hive
3 5 (21.74%) Big Data
3 5 (21.74%) Hadoop
4 4 (17.39%) Data Lake
4 4 (17.39%) HBase
4 4 (17.39%) RDBMS
4 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
5 3 (13.04%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (13.04%) MySQL
5 3 (13.04%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (13.04%) Redis
6 2 (8.70%) Data Mart
6 2 (8.70%) Star Schema
7 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
7 1 (4.35%) GIS
7 1 (4.35%) PowerCenter
7 1 (4.35%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Git (software)
2 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
3 6 (26.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (26.09%) JUnit
3 6 (26.09%) Mercurial
3 6 (26.09%) Mockito
4 5 (21.74%) IntelliJ
4 5 (21.74%) WebStorm
5 3 (13.04%) Maven
5 3 (13.04%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (4.35%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (17.39%) Games
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Developer
2 8 (34.78%) Java Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Hadoop Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Python Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Big Data Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Java Hadoop Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark Developer
5 1 (4.35%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Big Data Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Data Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (4.35%) Hadoop Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) PHP Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Redshift Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Data Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) HTML
1 8 (34.78%) jQuery
1 8 (34.78%) JSON
2 6 (26.09%) Hibernate
2 6 (26.09%) JPA
2 6 (26.09%) REST
2 6 (26.09%) Spring
2 6 (26.09%) XML
3 5 (21.74%) HTML5
3 5 (21.74%) XML Schema
4 4 (17.39%) Kafka
4 4 (17.39%) Node.js
4 4 (17.39%) RESTful
5 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
5 3 (13.04%) CSS
5 3 (13.04%) D3.js
5 3 (13.04%) Leaflet
5 3 (13.04%) LESS
5 3 (13.04%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (13.04%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) User Experience
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) MVC
3 9 (39.13%) Open Source
4 6 (26.09%) Domain-Driven Design
4 6 (26.09%) TDD
5 5 (21.74%) BDD
5 5 (21.74%) BPMN
5 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (21.74%) Information Security
5 5 (21.74%) MapReduce
5 5 (21.74%) OO
6 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
6 3 (13.04%) ETL
6 3 (13.04%) OWASP
6 3 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (13.04%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (13.04%) Software Delivery
6 3 (13.04%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (8.70%) ETL Development
7 2 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) SQL
2 11 (47.83%) Java
3 10 (43.48%) Python
3 10 (43.48%) Scala
4 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
5 5 (21.74%) Groovy
6 2 (8.70%) PHP
7 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.35%) R
7 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (4.35%) Ansible
2 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Hortonworks
2 3 (13.04%) Embarcadero
2 3 (13.04%) Talend
3 1 (4.35%) Informatica
3 1 (4.35%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) Vertica
3 1 (4.35%) Zend
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